ice cream

noun
a frozen food containing cream or milk and butterfat, sugar, flavoring, and sometimes eggs.

Origin:
1735–45

ice cream, sherbet, sorbet.
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ice cream
 
n
a kind of sweetened frozen liquid, properly made from cream and egg yolks but often made from milk or a custard base, flavoured in various ways

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Example sentences
Thoroughly mix all ingredients in a bowl and place in the pre-frozen container
  of an ice cream maker.
The author's ice cream maker turns the farm's bounty, from cantaloupe to sweet
  corn, into dessert.
The best dessert of the day was a simple cherry clafoutis topped with vanilla
  ice cream.
Mould ice cream in brick form or one-half pound baking-powder boxes.
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